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181. Saint Mary's Church Saint Mary's Church March 2, 1936 Saint Mary's Church windows were designed by Thomas John Bowyer Pain. He was also senior warden there for many years.

182. Saint Paul School to See Improvements Saint Paul School to See Improvements June/26/2002 Over the next few years, Saint Paul's School of Theology plans to make improvements. Included will be the renovation and additions to older buildings, landscaping work, new parking facilities, and the...

183. Saving Grace: A Blighted But Lovely Church Gets National Help Saving Grace: A Blighted But Lovely Church Gets National Help January/24-30/2002 Photograph and article about Grace United Church, built in 1907 and located at 8th and Benton Boulevard in northeast Kansas City. Article describes the work of pastor Sharon Garfield to reconnect the church...

184. Secular Task Faces Churches Secular Task Faces Churches August 18, 1967 News article mentioning the "Project Equality in Greater Kansas City" for helping to desegregate local Catholic churches.

185. Sesquicentennial History of First Calvary Baptist Church Sesquicentennial History of First Calvary Baptist Church 1990 File containing a pamphlet or booklet with a note about Francis Wornall being the author of a history of the Calvary Baptist Church in 1940.

186. Signs of Inclusion Signs of Inclusion September 3, 2011 Article profiles the Deaf Liberty Baptist Church of Overland Park, Kansas, and its congregation. It was founded in 1980 and is reported to be the oldest church for the deaf in the area. The congregation...

187. Singing the Praises of the Organ Singing the Praises of the Organ December 27, 2004 Article features organs as instruments in this area, where almost all the important organs and organists are associated with a worship location. According to research done by James Tharp, a local librarian,...

188. St. James Anglican Church Celebrates Tradition, Future During 30th Anniversary St. James Anglican Church Celebrates Tradition, Future During 30th Anniversary July 12, 2009 Article on celebrations marking 30-year anniversary of founding of St. James Anglican Church provides history of church at 8107 Holmes Road. Founded in 1978 by Jim King, the traditional Anglican parish...

189. St. Mary's Marks 150th Anniversary St. Mary's Marks 150th Anniversary December 12, 2007 Designed by architect William Halsey Wood in late Gothic Revival style, St. Mary's Episcopal church celebrates 150 years of providing ministry to Kansas Citians. "Parishioners still sit in the same wooden...

190. St. Monica Catholic Church Prepares for Centennial Celebration St. Monica Catholic Church Prepares for Centennial Celebration July 30-August 5, 2010 Article about celebrations marking the founding on October 2, 1910, of St. Monica Catholic Church as a "mission church and school for the education in religion and secular knowleldge of Colored People."...

191. St. Stephen's Church celebrates centennial St. Stephen's Church celebrates centennial September 20, 1988 Article discusses the history of St. Stephen's parish and plans for the celebration of its centennial.

192. Straub Construction Co., 1920-2005 Straub Construction Co., 1920-2005 October 11, 2005 Article in the Kansas City Star Advertising Special Section that features the Straub Construction Co. celebrating their 85th year in the construction business. The company began in 1920 with Ernest J....

193. Sunday School at Oakley M.E. Church Sunday School at Oakley M.E. Church March 13, 2013 Postcard image of and short article about the Oakley Methodist Episcopal Church near Independence Avenue and Elmwood Avenue. Construction on the building, designed by landscape architect George Kessler,...

194. Swanson Remembered as Episcopal Pioneer Swanson Remembered as Episcopal Pioneer September 24, 2005 Katrina Swanson, daughter of the late Bishop Edward R. Welles II who was at one time bishop of the Diocese of West Missouri, died recently in Maine at the age of 70. She was one of 11 Episcopal women deacons...

195. The 20th Catholic Church The 20th Catholic Church July/11/1904 Laying of the corner stone of the church at Saint John and Quincy Avenues.

196. The Best-Kept Secret of the Westside - Part 2: The Shrine and Father Munoz The Best-Kept Secret of the Westside - Part 2: The Shrine and Father Munoz April 19-25, 2007 Article tells the story of The Reverend Jose Munoz, first pastor of Our Lady of Guadalupe Church. Father Munoz and another priest fled the persecution of the Mexican revolution and arrived in Kansas City...

197. The Best-Kept Secret on the West Side - Part 6: Our Lady of Guadalupe Shrine Association The Best-Kept Secret on the West Side - Part 6: Our Lady of Guadalupe Shrine Association May 31-June 6, 2007 When their parish merged with Sacred Heart in 1991, a group from Our Lady of Guadalupe formed "Our Lady of Guadalupe Shrine Association, dedicated to preserving and maintaining the building as a shrine...."...

198. The Best-Kept Secret on the Westside - Part 1: Enduring Spiritual Symbol The Best-Kept Secret on the Westside - Part 1: Enduring Spiritual Symbol April 12-18, 2007 Article is first of a series on the history of Our Lady of Guadalupe/Sacred Heart Catholic Church. Our Lady of Guadalupe occupies the former Swedish Evangelical Lutheran Church at 23rd and Madison.

199. The Best-Kept Secret on the Westside - Part 4: Los Caballeros de Nuestra Senora de Guadalupe and the The Best-Kept Secret on the Westside - Part 4: Los Caballeros de Nuestra Senora de Guadalupe and the Guadalupanas May 17-23, 2007 Article discusses organizations that grew out of Our Lady of Guadalupe Church: Los Caballeros de Nuestra Senora de Guadalupe, the Guadalupana Society of Greater Kansas City, the Guadalupane Shrine Association,...

200. The Best-Kept Secret on the Westside - Part 5: The Sacred Heart-Guadalupe Merger The Best-Kept Secret on the Westside - Part 5: The Sacred Heart-Guadalupe Merger May 24-20, 2007 Article discusses merger of Our Lady of Guadalupe and Sacred Heart parishes in 1991 and the efforts of Guadalupe parishoners to retain their independent status. After efforts to save the church building...